The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Information Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architect
Rank 613 616 557
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -59
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 43 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.063% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 25
Median daily rate £425 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £425 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £750 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Information Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Information Architect in the job title.

Information Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Information Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 43 £425 -29.16% 3
London 0 24 £425 -43.33% 2
North West 0 5 £355 -16.47%
South East 0 5 £475 -
Croydon - 5 £303 -
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £425 -
East of England +8 4 £425 -22.72%
Cambridge - 4 £425 -
Cheshire -7 3 £378 -11.17%
Warrington -13 3 £378 -11.17%
City of London +34 2 £450 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +11 2 £463 +48.00%
Surrey - 2 £488 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £675 -
Leeds - 2 £675 -
Yorkshire - 2 £675 -
Swindon +1 1 £713 +18.75%
Wiltshire -7 1 £713 +18.75%
Hampshire -7 1 £375 -21.05%
West Midlands -9 1 £550 +41.93%
South West -10 1 £713 +18.75%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £323 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
North East - 1 £323 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £323 -
Manchester - 1 £360 -
Lancashire - 1 £323 -
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Southampton - 1 £375 -
Blackpool - 1 £323 -

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 45 (40.54%) Information Security
2 33 (29.73%) TOGAF
3 24 (21.62%) Security Architecture
3 24 (21.62%) Information Architecture
4 23 (20.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (20.72%) CISSP
5 19 (17.12%) Management Information System
6 18 (16.22%) Data Modelling
6 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (15.32%) Windows
7 17 (15.32%) CISM
7 17 (15.32%) PCI DSS
8 16 (14.41%) Information Assurance
8 16 (14.41%) Information Management
9 15 (13.51%) Security Cleared
10 14 (12.61%) Analytics
10 14 (12.61%) Finance
11 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (11.71%) Oracle
11 13 (11.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (10.81%) Data Architecture
12 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.81%) Linux
12 12 (10.81%) Legal
12 12 (10.81%) Data Management
12 12 (10.81%) Firewall
13 10 (9.01%) Network Security
13 10 (9.01%) Cryptography
13 10 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.01%) SABSA

Information Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.50%) MQSeries
1 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) iPlanet
2 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.90%) CICS
4 1 (0.90%) JBoss
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.80%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) BusinessWare
1 4 (3.60%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (6.31%) PaaS
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) Firewall
2 10 (9.01%) Network Security
3 9 (8.11%) Internet
4 5 (4.50%) Intranet
5 4 (3.60%) VPN
6 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.60%) DB2
3 4 (3.60%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.90%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.90%) QlikView
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (12.61%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Legal
3 8 (7.21%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.90%) Local Government
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) MSMQ
2 3 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.90%) FpML
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) ISPF
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) REST
3 1 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) XSD
3 1 (0.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Cryptography
3 7 (6.31%) User Experience
4 5 (4.50%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.50%) FMCG
4 5 (4.50%) PKI
5 4 (3.60%) AS400
5 4 (3.60%) CESG
5 4 (3.60%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.80%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Ontologies
7 2 (1.80%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.80%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Windows
2 12 (10.81%) Linux
3 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.50%) zOS
5 4 (3.60%) AIX
5 4 (3.60%) Solaris
5 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.70%) Unix
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.54%) Information Security
2 33 (29.73%) TOGAF
3 24 (21.62%) Information Architecture
3 24 (21.62%) Security Architecture
4 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.22%) Data Modelling
5 16 (14.41%) Information Assurance
5 16 (14.41%) Information Management
6 14 (12.61%) Analytics
7 13 (11.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (10.81%) Data Architecture
8 12 (10.81%) Data Management
8 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.01%) SABSA
10 9 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (6.31%) Data Analytics
11 7 (6.31%) Information Governance
11 7 (6.31%) Project Management
12 6 (5.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.80%) Java
2 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
2 1 (0.90%) C++
2 1 (0.90%) CLIST
2 1 (0.90%) COBOL
2 1 (0.90%) JCL
2 1 (0.90%) REXX
2 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) CISSP
2 17 (15.32%) CISM
3 15 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.21%) CLAS
6 7 (6.31%) CISA
6 7 (6.31%) Degree
7 6 (5.41%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (4.50%) CEH
8 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.50%) CISMP
9 4 (3.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (3.60%) CCSP
10 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.70%) ISSAP
11 2 (1.80%) CSSLP
11 2 (1.80%) MBA
12 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.90%) CCNA
12 1 (0.90%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (15.32%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.70%) COBIT
3 3 (2.70%) RMADS
4 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.90%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) ClearTrust
3 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.90%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) VMware
3 6 (5.41%) Tableau
4 5 (4.50%) CA
4 5 (4.50%) Embarcadero
4 5 (4.50%) HP
4 5 (4.50%) IBM
4 5 (4.50%) SAP
4 5 (4.50%) Teradata
5 4 (3.60%) BEA
5 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.60%) Vitria
6 3 (2.70%) Adobe
6 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.90%) Citrix
7 1 (0.90%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.90%) Progress
7 1 (0.90%) Sun
7 1 (0.90%) TIBCO
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